Ohuka Road, Wairoa
List Entry Information
List Entry Status
List Entry Type
Historic Place Category 2
Private/No Public Access
17th December 1993
Hawke's Bay Region
Lot 2 of Sec 2S & 3S Ohuka Settlement, Block V Taramarama SD
This historic place was registered under the Historic Places Act 1980. This report includes the text from the original Proposal for Classification report considered by the NZHPT Board at the time of registration.
Ohuka Station Homestead is thought to have been built c1906 to the design of an Australian architect. It is a single storeyed Edwardian homestead with several bays, a complex gabled roof, a deep verandah and a picturesque setting. The interior is particularly fine with Art Nouveau foliated and floral stained glass windows, pressed metal ceilings and a wood panelled entrance foyer.
Single storeyed Edwardian homestead
A copy of the original report is available from the NZHPT Central region office
Please note that entry on the New Zealand Heritage List/Rarangi Korero identifies only the heritage values of the property concerned, and should not be construed as advice on the state of the property, or as a comment of its soundness or safety, including in regard to earthquake risk, safety in the event of fire, or insanitary conditions.